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About malcolmlambert

Atmospheric physicist by trade. Spent some years working in Antarctica and building a house in Tasmania. One day a very old technology (dry stone walling) and a very new technology (computer science) came together in my brain and I conceived an invention. Now I'm an inventor/entrepreneur.

Rocksolver selected in Smart 100

Rocksolver has been named as one of Australia’s 100 most innovative products in Anthill’s ‘SMART 100′ Index. Please have a look at our entry and, if you like, vote us up using your Twitter or Facebook ID. Here http://anthillonline.com/rocksolver-optimisation-software-nsw-2014-smart-100/  

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Dry stone wall walk-through video

I’ve just uploaded a new video to Youtube showing the inside and outside of a Rocksolver drystone wall in high definition. You can see it here http://www.youtube.com/user/rocksolver Looking up at the sky.   Inside the dry stone wall.

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Old website hacked by comedians

A couple of weeks ago our website was hacked and taken down. It’s now being rebuilt on a more secure hosting service at Net Origin, here http://www.intresto.com.au/ The Google search result post-hacking was amusing: I thought it was funny 🙂

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Intresto nominated for Global Cleantech Award

Intresto has been nominated for the Global Cleantech Cluster Association 2013 “Later Stage” Award. Thanks to John O’Brien from Australian Cleantech for nominating us. We are in the Waste Management category because Rocksolver can be used to build landscaping from … Continue reading

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Realistic dry stone wall physics test

This is the best dry stone wall digital model I’ve made so far. It mimics a real dry stone wall which is effectively two retaining walls leaning in on each other. In a simulated physics test the wall was subject … Continue reading

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The Million Pound Startup

I submitted an application to the Million Pound Startup investment competition for Rocksolver as augmented ability software. The winner gets 1 million pounds investment and the opportunity to work in London to accelerate the growth of the business. Click on … Continue reading

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Rocksolver’s first customer

A couple of weeks ago I delivered a Rocksolver-generated layout plan to a local landscape designer. It was for a small area of erosion control so it was just the 2D layout plan that was needed. Photo from Walter McNiven, … Continue reading

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